School Should Be A Safe Learning Environment For Children

899 WordsApr 4, 20164 Pages
There is so much happening in today’s generation. But one of the biggest thing that we have to deal with today is drugs and weapons being brought into schools. School should be a safe learning environment for children. Children should not feel like their life is in danger in any kind of way. And it is the teachers and other adults in the building place to protect every child. In my opinion, I think that school officials should have the right to check for drugs and weapon at any time. My reason for this is because first kids can be selling drugs in school. Secondly, there are so many school shootings happening today. Thirdly, its school officials job to protect they kids in the school at all time. In the United States statistics say that 21% of kids in middle school bring illegal drugs into schools across the country. Selling drugs is very common for students in middle and high school. Such as marijuana, cocaine, and painkillers but marijuana and cocaine are the top drugs that kids sneak into school today. Studies say that “major drug transit and/or major illicit drug producing countries: Afghanistan, The Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Burma, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Laos, Mexico, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, and Venezuela.” (The White House Office of the Press Secretary). These countries are major exporters into the United States bringing many different drugs into the country exchanging
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